Christina Rees MP, Labour’s Shadow Minister for the Courts and Legal Aid, responding to Michael Gove’s letter to the Justice Select Committee chair revealing an issue with a faulty court form and errors with warrant processing, said: “This is yet more evidence of shambles and mismanagement at the Ministry of Justice. “These are very serious errors which are likely to have … [Read more...]
Neath MP Christina Rees has visited her local Calor Gas depot in Aberdulais, to discover how the company has been preparing for winter and how it intends to keep its customers warm in the face of extreme weather conditions.... After a tour of the Neath facility, and an introduction to Calor staff, Ms Rees talked to Plant Manager Robert Colwill about Calor’s operations and … [Read more...]
Popular Neath restaurant Paprika were in the Tiffin Cup final last night, as the Welsh regional winners. They were nominated for the competition by Christina Rees MP.
The Windsor Rd. Based Indian restaurant were joined by 12 other regional winners from across the UK.
Neath MP Christina Rees said "I'm absolutely delighted they've been crowned … [Read more...]
Rt. Hon George Osborne MP Chancellor of the Exchequer Her Majesty’s Treasury 1 Horse Guards Road London SW1A 2HQ 26th October 2015 Dear Mr Osborne, I am writing to you today on behalf of 6000 Neath constituents who will be affected by your proposal to cut Tax Credits. On the day of the Lords debate on Tax Credits, I urge you to reconsider how you propose to lower … [Read more...]
This picture of the "Banwen Boy" was taken following a glorious day campaigning in Seven Sisters. What wonderful captions can we come up with for this?? Im going with...."Baaaaannnnnnwwwwweeeeennnnnn!!!!!!!!" Send your captions to us: [Read more...]
Following on from Friday's advice drop-in session, I will be in Seven Sisters Community Hall from 11am to 1pm on Saturday 10th October. As with Trebanos, there is no need to make an appointment, so please come by with any issues you feel I can help you with. … [Read more...]
I will be holding an advice Drop-In session at the Trebanos Community Hall on Swansea Road, Trebanos, this Friday, 9th October, from 4 till 6. There is no need to arrange an appointment, so if you feel like i can be of help to you, please come and see me this Friday. … [Read more...]
A Summer in Neath…
The recess period was filled with visits, events and meetings (as well as meeting with many constituents). Things began with a visit to the Creative Play event at Dove Workshop. Aimed at toddlers and young parents, and run in partnership with Welsh Government Initiative Communities First.On Monday 17th August I visited the … [Read more...]
I am very proud to report that last week I was officially sworn in as the Member of Parliament for Neath. I take this responsibility very seriously, and will work hard to represent my constituents. The next five years will tough for everyone, not least the people of our communities, as the Tories unleash further attacks on public services, welfare, and trades unions, to name … [Read more...]